SNAP is Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. The keyword isĀ Assistance. It is intended to help cover for your groceries, and not cover all of your groceries. Every month, I will receive $100, and this will supplement for my $300 food bill. Since I am spending more than I receive in SNAP, I add SNAP to my budget, and consider the full amount of food for my budget. If you would like to know how I budget, consider going to